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October 21, 2004

Exploring the Anglican Communion's diverse cultural contexts and its public role in global affairs, the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life hosted a discussion at the Emmanuel Centre in Westminster, London, on Tuesday, October 19....

October 17, 2004

Stating that it is "not a judgment" but "part of a pilgrimage towards healing and reconciliation," the report of the Lambeth Commission on Communion -- known as the Windsor Report [http://www.anglicancommunion.org/windsor2004/index.cfm...

September 30, 2004

When it comes to serving the church's younger members, General Convention showed them the money in Minneapolis. In 2003, convention added a new $1 million fund to be invested in ministry initiatives with young adults and youth. “If we...

September 30, 2004

Young adults at Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Mass., are launching a new print project: Uprising, a magazine that hopes to capture the voices and experiences of young adults throughout the Episcopal Church and the Anglican...

September 30, 2004

Lindsay Lunnum, a 20-something New Yorker enjoying a Saturday night out with old and new friends, lounged in a laid-back bar, listening to laughter and good music. The party was still going strong when she stood to say her goodbyes. “...

September 30, 2004

The youth group at All Saint’s Episcopal Church, Highland Park, Los Angeles, knows much when it comes to serving the community. The 13- to 22-year-olds have become a unifying force in both parish and community. With the support of the...

September 30, 2004

Three petition candidates have been named in addition to the slate of four priests and a Canadian bishop already nominated for election to succeed Bishop Gethin Hughes as fourth bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of San Diego. The option to...

August 30, 2004

Preaching near Madison Square Garden on the eve of the Republican National Convention, the Anglican Observer to the United Nations called listeners "to be sympathetic to those with whom we disagree," urging dialogue as a vital means to...

August 25, 2004

In the Gospel of Luke, Jesus defines his ministry as one of healing: "The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives and recovering of sight...

August 13, 2004

While the international community observes what United Nations (UN) officials have dubbed the "world's worst humanitarian crisis," hundreds of people are being brutally murdered each day by the nomadic Arab militias -- known as...

July 5, 2004

Pipes and Pedals in Los Angeles, Hip Hop in New York Parliament of the World's Religions to open July 7 in Barcelona To Read: GIVE US GRACE: An Anthology of Anglican Prayers Episcopalians share in hosting American Guild of...

June 29, 2004

Parishioners from the Church of the Redeemer in Rochester, New Hampshire, worshipped separately Sunday, June 27, after failing to reach a common ground following a yearlong dispute about Bishop Gene Robinson, the first openly gay priest to...

June 25, 2004

Parishioners and vestry members from the Church of the Redeemer, Rochester, New Hampshire, decided June 23 to leave the Episcopal Church rather than acknowledge the authority of the Rt. Rev. V. Gene Robinson as their bishop. The...

June 18, 2004

Concerns about the effects of Ohio's new Defense of Marriage Act on plans to hold the 2006 General Convention in Columbus, support for the proper burial of partial remains of World Trade Center disaster victims, and a new churchwide...

June 17, 2004

With resolutions on the crisis in Sudan, detainees at Guantanamo Bay, justice for Haitians, and violence in Iraq and the Middle East, the Executive Council of the Episcopal Church, which met June 11-14 in Burlington, Vermont, reengaged in...

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